Feb 15, 2013 6:00pm EST
against jesse jackson jr. and his wife. at attorney for jackson's wife sandy reveals she has signed a deal agreeing to plead guilty to one count of tax fraud. jesse jackson jr. is charged with conspiring to -- among the items he's accused of buying including $23,000 in michael jackson memorabilia. saying he fully accepts responsibility for the improper decisions and mistakes he has made. >>> tonight there's been an arrest after an explosion inside a fairfax county subshop. officers have arrested 25-year-old horace thompson. they arrested him as he left the washington burn center last night. he is now facing charges of arson and malicious wounding because of that explosion inside a deli on route 1 in reportlord virginia last week. >>> three men have been arrested for the late-night string of car vandalisms in fairfax county. they're accused of steals ipods, sunglasses, gps units, and loose change. police say they broke the windows of every vehicle that they got into. anonymous tips led police to the suspects. they're facing a number of charges now, including felony and misdemeanor charges.
Feb 20, 2013 6:00pm EST
congressman jesse jackson jr. held back tears in a d.c. courtroom today as he pleaded guilty to federal charges. he admitted to spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal stuff. the money paid for everything from a rolex wax to appliances, flat-screen tvs and clothing. jackson told the judge he had no interest in a trial and wasting the taxi pairs' time or money. his wife also pleaded guilty today to filing false tax returns. defense attorneys argued jackson's battle with mental illness should be considered at his sentencing. that happens in june. he could face up to five years in prison. >>> cold out there today, wind didn't help, but veronica johnson tells us it ain't going to happen anytime soon, is it? >> it is not. unfortunately another 24 hours of the same stuff we went through. the cold, the wind, low temperatures. windchills are currently in the 20s across the area. while we do have a few clouds across our area, just a few mainly to the north, i'm focusing on the next weather system over oklahoma, over dallas, because that is what is headed our way. it's eastbound. and it w
Feb 13, 2013 6:00pm EST
in for edwin jackson, giving the invite ats a starting rotation that rivals anybody in major league baseball. as long as the roster can remain healthy, davey johnson and mike rizzo said they learned a lot about this group last season. i think we'll be better for that experience. as painful as that experience was you've got yourself a good bunch of veteran players that have been through it before, and i think they're going to really embrace it and really thrive on it. >> with the experience under their belt from being in the postseason. i like our prospects coming this year, i like the additions we made. i just think it's an awful exciting year. very talented ball club. >> that's davey johnson. you know, nobody more anxious to get this season started than drew storen, he actually received death threats on twitter after his blown save in game 5 of the nlds last year. he's since lost his closer job to newly signed rafael soriano, a move he said did blindside him somewhat. he was totally not expecting the move, but he's had a whole off-season and plenty of time to digest exactly what happened in